The hugely influential producer SOPHIE has died. The electronic musician has produced some truly peerless work, operating in a field of their own. Sought after by some of the biggest names in 21st century music, SOPHIE also became a trans icon, a genuinely groundbreaking creative visionary.
Record label PAN was amongst the first to suggest SOPHIE had passed, tweeting their respects in the early hours of January 30th.This was then followed by a number of tributes, amplifying the speculation around the electronic musician. A number of SOPHIE's close friends have also paid their respects, with artists such as Christine and the Queens expressing their sorrow.